UN yet to confirm on postponement of Syrian conflict talks

| Updated: Jan 28, 2017 04:57 IST

New York [US], Jan. 27(ANI): The United Nations on Friday said that there has been no confirmation that talks on the Syrian conflict planned for February 8 in Geneva have been postponed as earlier announced by Russia. A spokeswoman for UN special envoy Staffan de Mistura said today that there is no confirmation that the talks are postponed. He said, UN will confirm after the special envoy is back from talks next week with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said earlier today that the Geneva talks would be postponed until the end of February.(ANI)